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Record details

BCC record ID:0086000000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Medieval river lock, mentioned in 1376
Grid Reference:SU 78150 85140
Parish:

HAMBLEDEN, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • RIVER LOCK (14th Century - 1300 AD to 1399 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?No
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Unclassified

Full description

HAMBLEDEN LOCK, NEAR THE MILL, NEWLY ERECTED IN 1376, WHEN THE LONDON BARGEMEN LODGED A COMPLAINT AGAINST THE TOLLS EXACTED FROM THEM AT THE LOCKS ON THE THAMES CONTRARY TO THEIR FRANCHISE (B1). AT NGR (B2).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 P46.
<2>Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD,FEB.1969 (IN CAS ENVELOPE FILE 0860 ).

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

Related monuments: none

Reports

No image caption available  © Buckinghamshire County Council

No image caption available © Buckinghamshire County Council